Theaters, Concert Venues Confident About Full House ReturnsOne of the few businesses left to comeback from the pandemic shutdown is live theater and concerts, but Gov. Tim Walz's latest rollback announcements give these performance spaces the confidence of opening with a full house this year.
Amid Rise In COVID Cases, Gov. Walz Says No Plans For New RestrictionsAs coronavirus cases and hospitalizations rise in Minnesota, Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday said he has no plans to reinstate more restrictions on businesses since his recent significant changes, including allowing fans at sports stadiums.
COVID Restrictions: Gov. Walz To Announce Continued Pause On Indoor Dining, Plan For In-Person LearningMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says changes will be announced to the dial-back restrictions for businesses and social gatherings, but a return to normal isn’t expected.
Coronavirus Updates: Minnesota Bordered By 3 Of The Top 10 States With Fewest COVID-19 RestrictionsMinnesota is bordered by three states with the fewest coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions.
Burning Restrictions Lifted In MinnesotaDue to green-up and recent rains, fire danger in Minnesota is now low.
Mille Lacs Daily Walleye Limit Drops To One FishWith just a month to go until the statewide fishing opener, anglers who fish lake Mille Lacs received more disappointing news. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources released the 2015 fishing regulations for Mille Lacs, which cuts the bag limit on walleye in half.
Minnesota Fine-Tunes Ebola Monitoring PlanMinnesota health officials outlined plans Monday for monitoring travelers from countries battling Ebola, and said the most-severe restrictions will be imposed only on those known to have treated someone with the virus while abroad.
More Lakes And Rivers Under No-Wake OrderOne look at the wind swept Medicine Lake and you can see what Joe Harty is talking about. "This is a rare occurrence. The last time it happened I think was five years ago," he said.
Plan Lifts Lower 48 States' Wolf ProtectionsThe Obama administration on Friday proposed lifting most remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move that would end four decades of recovery efforts but some scientists criticized as premature.
Burning Restrictions Lifted In 32 MN CountiesBurning restrictions have been lifted in all or parts of 32 Minnesota counties thanks to wetter conditions lowering the fire danger, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR said to still check with local authorities to obtain proper permits before burning.
Campfire Restrictions Imposed In Boundary WatersThe U.S. Forest Service is restricting campfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of northeastern Minnesota because of hot, dry weather.
Occupy MN Protesters Plan Sleep-In ProtestThe Occupy Minnesota protesters are facing new rules this week -- no more sleeping out and no more tacking up signs.
Hennepin Co. Board OKs Occupy Rules For PlazaThe Hennepin County Board has approved new restrictions on protesters who have been occupying a downtown Minneapolis government plaza for more than a month.
Trucks Restricted From Stillwater Lift BridgeStarting Thursday, some trucks will not be allowed across the Stillwater Lift Bridge.
Minn. Senate Votes To Lift Coal Plant RestrictionsMinnesota senators voted Thursday to lift restrictions on carbon dioxide emissions from coal production, with supporters of the bill calling it a necessary step to keep up with growing energy needs.